Genetic

Feral colonies provide clues for enhancing honey bee tolerance to pathogens

17 minutes ago   |   Science Daily

Understanding the genetic and environmental factors that enable some feral honey bee colonies to tolerate pathogens and survive the winter in the absence of beekeeping...
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New, simplified genetic test effectively screens for hereditary cancers

12 hours ago   |   Science Daily

Researchers have developed a new integrated genetic/epigenetic DNA-sequencing protocol known as MultiMMR that can identify the presence and cause of mismatch repair deficiency...
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Ancient Dogs Had Complex Genetic Histories

13 hours ago   |   Scientific American

Some dog population genetics show similarities to ours, such as in the ability to digest grains, but other lineages differ.
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Study finds genetic clues to pneumonia risk and COVID-19 disparities

18 hours ago   |   Science Daily

Researchers have identified genetic factors that increase the risk for developing pneumonia and its severe, life-threatening consequences.
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New genetic disorder affects brain, craniofacial skeleton

19 hours ago   |   Science Daily

Researchers have discovered a new genetic disorder characterized by developmental delays and malformations of the brain, heart, and facial features.
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Research identifies genetic risk factor for stroke

2 days ago   |   Science Daily

A team of researchers has identified a common genetic variant as a risk factor for stroke, especially in patients older than 65.
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The Latest: Vaccine shortages plaguing parts of California

2 days ago   |   My Sanantonio

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Vaccine scarcity is continuing to plague California even as other indicators seem to show a slowing in the holiday-driven surge that led the state to be...
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Wisconsin Pharmacist Charged In Attempt To Ruin COVID Vaccine

2 days ago   |   CBS

MADISON, Wis. - A Wisconsin pharmacist accused of trying to defrost and spoil dozens of vials of COVID-19 vaccine was charged Tuesday with attempted misdemeanor property...
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New California Variant May Be Driving Virus Surge There, Study Suggests

2 days ago   |   NY Times

Researchers found that the variant originated in California and showed up in more than half of samples tested last week by researchers in Los Angeles.
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Genetic rewiring behind spectacular evolutionary explosion in East Africa

2 days ago   |   Science Daily

Genetic rewiring could have driven an evolutionary explosion in the shapes, sizes and adaptations of cichlid fish, in East Africa's answer to Darwin's Galapagos finches.
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NFL Invites 7,500 Health Care Workers To The Super Bowl

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McConnell seeks to push Trump impeachment trial to February

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7 Democratic senators call for ethics probe into Cruz and Hawley to...

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Alex Ovechkin's wife mocks NHL over COVID-19 ‘hotel' policies

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The NHL made an example of the Washington Capitals this week when they fined the organization $100,000 and placed four players, including captain Alex Ovechkin, on the COVID-19... Read more ...

President Biden halts new oil and gas leases, permits on US land and water

President Biden halts new oil and gas leases, permits on US land and water

The Biden administration has suspended new oil and gas leasing and drilling permits on U.S. land and water for 60 days. Read more ...

Steelers tight end Vance McDonald retires

Steelers tight end Vance McDonald retires

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CPS: Vaccinations for thousands of staff members expected to begin mid-February

CPS: Vaccinations for thousands of staff members expected to begin mid-February

CHICAGO - Chicago Public Schools and the Chicago Department of Public Health announced Friday details of the plan to vaccinate thousands of eligible staff and educators under... Read more ...